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ArcticSkills in the future

    ArcticSkills has been granted a continuation of its activities till May 31, 2023. However, the results of the ongoing project are promising, and the partners intend to continue their cooperation based on the gained experiences throughout the implementation period. The organization, financing and participation are still open questions. […]

Latest update from MA advocates that participation of the Russian organisations to the projects is suspended from the 3rd of March 2022 onwards until further notice.

To Lead Partners and Partners of Kolarctic CBC projects Following the Russian military aggression on Ukraine, and in line with the decision of the European Council to suspend cooperation with Russia and Belarus, the European Commission and the Managing Authorities of CBC programmes between EU and the Russian Federation, had […]

Sanctions in The Barents Region

During the first days of the outburst of the war, signals from the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign affairs opened for a continuation of the people-to-people cooperation in the Barents Region. This policy has now been changed, and the Norwegian Government has made a common statement with Finland, Denmark, Iceland, Sweden […]

ArcticSkills severely affected by EC sanctions

A statement from the European Commission dated March 4, made the EC position on further collaboration with Russia and Belarus clear: “Following the Russian military aggression against Ukraine and in line with the Commission’s decision to fully implement all EU restrictive measures, the Commission has suspended the cooperation with Russia […]